This week in “Raises”: A consumer brand holding company, a software platform for contractors, an AR/Web3 gaming platform and an organic feminine care brand all raised sizable rounds. Meanwhile, Fung Capital veterans John Seung and Janie Yu are seeking to raise $200 million for a new fund.
Redbud Brands, a consumer brand holding company, raised $46 million in new investment led by Satori Capital.
BuildOps, a management software platform for commercial contractors, raised a $43 million Series A funding round led by Next47.
Jadu, an augmented reality Web3 gaming platform, raised $36 million in Series A funding led by Bain Capital Crypto.
Rael, an organic feminine care and beauty brand, raised a $35 million Series B funding round led by Colopl Next and Signite Partners.
Astroforge, an asteroid-mining startup, raised $13 million in seed funding led by Initialized Capital.
PayEngine, a payments platform for software vendors, raised a $10 million Series A funding round led by Point72 Ventures.
Fyxt, a cloud-based operations platform for commercial real estate, raised a $4 million Series A funding round led by RET Ventures.
Fanimal, a live events ticketing platform, raised $4 million in funding led by Bullpen Capital.
CropSafe, an agtech startup that helps farmers monitor their fields, raised $3 million in seed funding led by Elefund.
Japa Health, a digital health and wellness platform, raised a $1.25 million seed funding round led by Arcsync Co.
LFX Venture Partners, a venture capital and private equity firm, is looking to raise $200 million for its debut fund, per an SEC filing.
Hedonova, an alternative assets hedge fund, raised $18.4 million from Chemie-Tech DMCC in a Series A1 funding round.
Raises is dot.LA’s weekly feature highlighting venture capital funding news across Southern California’s tech and startup ecosystem. Please send fundraising news to Decerry Donato (email@example.com).